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SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology 2007

Syllabus Materials


7:45 - 9:15 am
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Moderator: James DiNardo

HLHS: Long-term Survival and Neuro-Developmental Outcomes
Susan Nicholson, MD

NIRS Monitoring in HLHS : Can it Make a Difference?
George Hoffman MD

Newer Strategies for Neuroprotection
Dean Andropoulos MD

9:30 - 11:00 am
Anatomy and Arrythmias
Moderator: Chandra Ramamoorthy, MBBS, FRCA

Morphological Aspects of Congenital Heart Disease: Correlation with TEE
Norman Silverman MBBS

Intraoperative Arrythmias: Diagnosis and Management
Karen Booth MD

11:15 am - 12:20 pm
Pulmonary Hypertension
Moderator: Helen Holtby, MBChB

Perioperative Management of Pulmonary Hypertension
Robert H. Friesen, MD

Lung Transplant in Infants and Children: An Update
Sharma Anshuman, MBBS

Case Presentation and Panel Discussion: "Dangerous Times in Out-of-the-way Places: MRI and Pulmonary Hypertension"
Helen Holtby, MBChB

1:30 - 2:10 pm
Pro-Con Debate: Aprotinin Should Routinely be Used in Infants and Children Undergoing Complex Open Heart Surgery
Moderator: Bruce Miller, MD
Pro: Paul Reynolds MD
Con: Glyn Williams MBChB, FRC

2:20 - 2:45 pm
PBLD: 16-year-old Female, S/p TOF Repair for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Emad Mossad MD; Suanne Davies MD


3:00 - 4:00 pm
Tranesophageal Echocardiography in Children: An Interactive Session on Common Congenital Cardiac Defects
Wanda Miller Hance, MD

4:00 - 5:00 pm
Pacemakers: Everything You Always Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask
Naomi J. Kertesz, MD



8:00 AM - 10:20 AM
The Complex Pediatric Airway
Moderator: Aubrey Maze, MD

8:00 - 8:30 am
Developmental Pathology of the Infant Airway
Robert Holzman, MD, FAAP

8:30 - 9:00 am
Imaging the Obstructed Airway
Raanan Arens, MD

9:00 - 9:40 am
Reconstructing the Airway
Robin Cotton, MD

10:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Genetics and the Pediatric Anesthesiologist
Moderator: Joseph R. Tobin, MD, FAAP, FCCM

10:20 - 10:50 am
Pharmacogenetics in Pediatric Anesthesiology: A Primer
Evan Kharasch, MD

Syndromes, Associations & Sequences

10:50 - 11:10 am
When Sux Sucks
Jennifer O'Flaherty, MD, MPH

11:10 - 11:30 am
When Nitrous Oxide is No Laughing Matter
Vic Baum, MD

11:30 - 11:50 am
When Propofol is Problematic: Discussion
Phil Morgan, MD


8:30 - 9:10 am
Sonosite Lecture: A New Horizon in Paediatric Regional Anaesthesia - Ultrasonography
Peter Marhofer, MD
Supported By An Unrestricted Educational Grant From Sonosite

10:10 am - 11:50 am
Ten Best Articles
Moderator: Peter Davis, MD

10:10 - 10:30 am
Harshard Gurnany, MD

10:30 - 10:50 am
Wanda Miller-Hance, MD

10:50 - 11:10 am
Joel Gunter, MD



4:00-5:00 pm
Intraoperative Management of DM: Whats New?
Zulfiqar Ahmed, MBBAS, FAAP

4:00-5:00 pm
Non-Cardiac Surgery for Adults with CHD
Martin Abel, MD

5:00-6:00 pm
Care of the Pediatric Burn Patient
Sanjay M. Bhananker, MD

5:00-6:00 pm
Sickle Cell & Anesthesia
Sal Goodwin, MD, FAAP


1:30-2:30 pm
The Cervical Spine in Dwarfism and Other Syndromes
Mary Theroux, MD

1:30-2:30 pm
Universal NPO Guidelines
Mark Warner, MD

2:30-3:30 pm
Neonatal Emergencies
Gavin Fine, MB, BCh

2:30-3:30 pm
Mediastinal Masses & Anesthesia
Lynnne Ferrari, MD, FAAP



1:15 - 3:30 pm
Fellows Research Workshop
Alan R. Tait, MD, Jerrold F. Lerman, MD

1:15 - 3:30 pm
Junior Faculty Workshop: Success in Academics
Joseph R. Tobin, MD

4:00-6:00 pm
Joe Tobias, MD; Christine Greco, MD, FAAP; Stephen Hays, MD, FAAP; Chuck Schrock, MD

4:00-5:00 pm
Magical Distractions for Children
Chris Abajian, MD, FAAP; Charles Eastwood, MD, CM

5:00-6:00 pm
Financial Planning
Jon Griswold, MD

4:00-6:00 pm
Yuan-Chi Lin, MD; Brenda Golianu, MD

4:00-6:00 pm
Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Santhanam Suresh, MD, FAAP; Peter Marhofer, MD

4:00-6:00 pm
Ultrasound Applications in Vascular Access
Stuart Hall, MD; Tetsu Uejima, MD

4:00-6:00 pm
Medicine Beyond the Borders: A Guide to Medicine in the Developing World
Quentin Fisher, MD; George Politis, MD, MPH


1:30-3:30 pm
Sharma Anshuman, MD, FFARCSI; Kirk Lalwani, MD, FRCA; Patrick N. Olomu, MD, FRCA; Ashwani K. Chhibbar, MD; James Choi, MD; Veronica C. Swanson, MD; Gregory J. Schears, MD; Isabella Mukherji, MD; M. Gail Boltz, MD; Laura Torres, MD

1:30-3:30 pm
John Rose, MD, FAAP; Ken Goldschneider, MD, FAAP; Thomas Shaw, MD; Arjunan Ganesh, MBBS

1:30-2:30 pm
Magical Distractions for Children
Chris Abajian, MD, FAAP; Charles Eastwood, MD, CM

1:30-3:30 pm
Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Santhanam Suresh, MD, FAAP; Peter Marhofer, MD

1:30-3:30 pm
Ventilators/Ventilation Modes
Jeff Feldman MD, Steve Stayer MD, FAAP

1:30-4:30 pm
Simulation in Pediatric Anesthesia
Chandra Ramamoorthy, MBBS, FRCA; Al Hackel, MD, FAAP


1. Pain Management after Shoulder Arthroscopy
Lynne Maxwell, MD, FAAP; Arjunan Ganesh, MBBS

2. Multiple Trauma in an 8-year-old
Iris Solimen, MD; Sharon Luo, MD

3. 14 year-old with Diabetes for Cataract Extraction
Sandra Barcelona, MD; Tetsu Uejima, MD

4. 12 year-old male with Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy for Spinal Instrumentation and Fusion
Linda Mason, MD; Elizabeth Ghazal, MD

5. Medical Error in a Trauma Patient Requiring CPR
David Young, MD, FAAP; Cheryl Gore, MD

6. Ex-preemie with Unrecognised Difficult Airway for MRI
Rita Agarwal, MD, FAAP; Cari Meyer, MD

7. Toddler With Sleep Apnea For Strabismus Repair
Rita Agarwal, MD, FAAP; Orlando Perez Franco, MD

8. Neonate for Repair of Diaphragmatic Hernia on ECMO
Gregory Schears, MD; James Lynch, MD

9. Opiod Tolerence and Hyperalgesia in Infants and Children
Julia Finkel, MD; Yewande Johnson, MD

10. 2 month-old with TOF for Catheterization
Rosemary Orr, MB, BCh; Daniel Rubens, MD, FANZCA

11. 1 year-old with Osteog. Imperfecta for Fem Osteotomies
Kim Hanson, MD, PhD; Guy Patrick Williams, DO

12. 14 year-old Honor Student, Star Athlete, and First-chair Violonist
Tom Vettter, MD; Ken Goldschneider, MD, FAAP

13. 9 month-old Lap Nissen - Aspiration
Carolyn Bannister, MD; Peter Kovatsis, MD

14. Neonate with Vein of Galen Aneurysm and CHF
Ira Landsman, MD; Matt Roberts, MD

15. 10 year-old with Post-Tonsillectomy Bleeding was Taking What??
Anjana Kundu, MBBS, MD; Anne M. Lynn, MD

16. 8 year-old Fontan for Appy
Paul Hickey, MD; Steve Tosone, MD


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